CHANGCHUN, China, January. 8, 2019 /PVTIME/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (the “Company,” or
“JinkoSolar”) (NYSE: JKS), one of the largest and most innovative solar module
manufacturers in the world, announced that the company is supplying 150
megawatts (MW) of its high efficiency Cheetah solar panels for three
ground-mounted utility projects in Cambodia, including a 60 MW and one
additional of 30MW located in Krakor district, Pursat province, and another 60
MW project in Kampong Chhnang. All of these projects are part of the
government’s strategy to respond to the country’s increasing energy demand.
Cheetah solar panels boast an
average module efficiency of 20% as well as impressive PID resistance and low
temperature coefficient, which result in higher electricity production and
greater reliability in regions of high heat and humidity like Cambodia.
According to Cambodian
authorities, electricity demand in the country is expected to grow from its
current 1.5 GW to 2.3 GW by 2020, and 2.8 GW megawatts by 2021.Cambodia issued
new rules for the integration of solar in January 2018. The country’s power
demand is currently covered by hydropower and coal, which account for around
48% and 47% of generation, respectively.
SOURCE: JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd.